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From Germany to Virginia: Researching Germanna Families

They came from Germany to America in 1714 originally to provide a buffer zone colony against the French and to work and protect the ironworks of Lt. Governor Spotswood. Continue reading

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Elizabeth Teel Obituary – One of My Favorites

Elizabeth Teel – my favorite obituary! Continue reading

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My Great Grandmother – Margaret Ella Weaver Brown

Margaret Ella Weaver Brown (August 28, 1903 – March 28, 1932)   Margaret Weaver and her sister, Virginia Claire Weaver Pyle Allen (a.k.a. – Auntie Skeet) – Year unknown. This is my great grandmother and person that my mother was … Continue reading

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